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Join Date:

01-22-2012

Last Activity:

11-10-2013 6:39 PM

Age:

29 years old

    ABOUT ME

  • Homebrewing,etc
  • Bank Manager
  • Nick
  • BeerGeek Nation
  • Radical Brewing, Yeast.
  • Got into home brewing as a stress relief. I get control over the creative process, and can tangibly see my effort turn to success. I'm currently just brewing to get better at it, and figure out what I like.
  • Trying to perfect a few brews.....rn"Hazlenut Bourbon Ale" "Imperial Red Ale" and "Vanilla Espresso Stout"
  • 1) Vanilla Espresso Stoutrn2) Saisoon Buffoon clone
  • 1) 5 style hopped IPA featuring Simcoe and Citra with a few other hop varieties.
  • 1) Imperial Red Ale 2) Hazlenut Bourbon Ale
  • No keg setup yet. Just a simple bottle guy.
  • Male
  • In a Relationship
  • Portland
  • OR

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Eye Pee Eh update on 11-09-2012 at 09:19 PM
    What's the recipe for that Irish Car Bomb stout??? Sounds interesting

  • Posted in thread: So who's brewing this weekend? on 11-09-2012 at 09:17 PM
    Not brewing, but bottling up a Belgian brew, a California common, and taking an IPA to the
    secondary for a little dry hop :-) no brewing but busy nonetheless.

  • Posted in thread: Boiling question on 11-08-2012 at 09:43 PM
    If it smells a bit too hoppy just age it a tad longer. The aromatic side of hops tends to
    dissolve over time. The flavor is more what you should pay attention to. That sticks more.

  • Posted in thread: If you could only drink one beer for the rest of your life, what would it be? on 11-08-2012 at 09:38 PM
    Probably Bridgeport IPA or Deschutes Mirror Pond

  • Posted in thread: What do you drive? on 11-08-2012 at 09:10 PM
    1990 Mercedes 300SEL. My cars dope

  • Posted in thread: Christmas Ale recipe critique on 11-01-2012 at 09:42 PM
    I've used 2 sticks of cinnamon in a 5 gal batch, but that was in the secondary. It was a
    cinnamon espresso stout. I actually had brewed the coffee separate and used 1tsp of ground
    cinnamon in the coff...

  • Posted in thread: your go to recipe - repeats only! on 11-01-2012 at 09:31 PM
    Hazelnut Bourbon Ale, using organic hazelnuts ground and ran through a french press, light LME,
    some caramel and crystal malts (maybe a pound and a half?), usually about 3 oz fuggles and
    citra hops, a...

  • Posted in thread: First time that my bank calls to deliver good news on 10-31-2012 at 08:45 PM
    Lol yea I work for a bank. They definitely give away a lot of prize money for random things.
    Story is not unbelievable. And for all those who keep hating the fact that banks also make
    money, DUH!!! Th...

  • Posted in thread: Tits-Up Imperial IPA (3-Time Medalist - 2 Golds, 1 Silver) on 10-30-2012 at 09:28 PM
    This is going to secondary on Friday. What is the best way to dry hop? In a bag? Straight in
    the carboy? In a keg?I've always been a fan of hops straight into the carboy. Primarily because
    I don't wan...

  • Posted in thread: Impatience got the better of me on 05-10-2012 at 08:54 AM
    I feel what you guys are saying! It seems like there's a point where the beer all of a sudden
    loses its "homebrewyness" and the flavors you aimed for come together. I agree that it depends
    on the beer...

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